• Judge rules Santa Fe can’t ban sale of small liquor bottles

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A judge has struck down a Santa Fe ordinance that would have banned the sale of small bottles of Alcohol.

  • In this image provided by Crackle/Sony Pictures Television, "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon, left, rides with Jerry Seinfeld in a 1956 Corvette convertible during an episode of "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee."  Crackle, Sony Pictures’ online network, has been on a roll lately, riding on the coattails of Seinfeld’s hit show. (Crackle/Sony Pictures Television via AP)

    Led by Seinfeld show, Sony’s Crackle carving online niche

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sometimes what worked in the old days of TV can work online. A celebrity star. A funny show brought to you by a major sponsor. The ability to seep into the nation’s collective cultural consciousness.

  • In this July 8, 2015, file photo, New York Islanders forward Miks Indrasis (28) and Victor Crus-Rydberg (61) face off during the New York Islanders' Blue and White scrimmage at Barclays Center, the team's new home, in New York. The Islanders are entering their first season at the Barclays Center, home to the NBA's Brooklyn Nets since 2012, after spending their first 43 years at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y. The team’s headquarters and practice facility remain on Long Island, where the players continue to live. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

    New routine: Islanders adjusting to playing in Brooklyn

    NEW YORK (AP) — John Tavares, Kyle Okposo and the New York Islanders have a new routine for home games: Get up in the morning, get ready and head to the train station to get on the Long Island Rail Road.

  • In this Oct. 5, 2015 photo, author Carl-Johan Forssen Ehrlin poses for a portrait in New York to promote his children's book, "The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep: A New Way of Getting Children to Sleep." (Photo by Drew Gurian/Invision/AP)

    Unusual bedtime picture book a self-publishing success story

    NEW YORK (AP) — You may have heard of Roger. He’s the little rabbit in a new bedtime book that can’t go to sleep, RIGHT NOW.

  • In this Oct. 5, 2015 photo, Allen Walton, owner of the surveillance equipment company SpyGuy Security, poses for a photo as he conducts online business at a coffee shop in Dallas. As more people receive new chip credit cards designed to thwart thieves, the fraudsters who use cards to steal from stores are expected to switch to e-commerce. Walton realizes SpyGuy could be a target as it grows and online fraud increases. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

    Expect more online fraud as new credit cards arrive

    NEW YORK (AP) — The new chip credit cards that shoppers are getting in their mailboxes may prevent criminals from stealing from stores, but many thieves are expected to move their operations online. Small businesses could be the most vulnerable.

  • FILE- In this Sept. 9, 2015, file photo, Len Don Diego, marketing manager for content at DraftKings, a daily fantasy sports company, works at his station at the company's offices in Boston.  New York's attorney general has sent letters to daily fantasy sports websites DraftKings and FanDuel demanding they turn over details of any investigations into their employees on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File)

    FanDuel bans employees from all daily fantasy play for money

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — As daily fantasy sports operators FanDuel and DraftKings hustle to prove they can be trusted by thousands of users each week, cheating allegations have served as a backdrop for lingering questions about an industry that has been unregulated.

  • In this Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, photo, an American flag flies in front of the New York Stock Exchange. Global stock markets rose Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, taking in stride the IMF's lower global growth forecast, as oil prices extended a rebound. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

    US stocks climb in early trading, led by energy companies

    HONG KONG (AP) — Pent-up investor demand fueled a jump in Chinese stocks after markets reopened Thursday following an extended holiday but other Asian bourses were lackluster ahead of the release of minutes from the Federal Reserve’s latest policy meeting.

  • Proposed NFL stadium in St. Louis secures naming rights deal

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — The proposed riverfront stadium in St. Louis has a naming rights deal worth $158 million that hinges on the city having an NFL team when the facility opens.

  • VW elects Poetsch as chairman of board of directors

    WOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen has elected Chief Financial Officer Hans Dieter Poetsch to chair its board of directors, a move that comes amid a scandal over emission-test rigging that’s roiling the German automaker.

  • Cleveland appeals ‘jock tax’ ruling to US Supreme Court

    CLEVELAND (AP) — The city of Cleveland says it is within its rights to tax visiting professional athletes based on the number of games they play a year because taxation is a matter of local jurisdiction.